Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis.


Osteoarthritis in the knee means wear and damage of the cartilage covering the ends of the bones.

For various reasons cartilage may become thinner and of poorer quality. Many known and unknown risk factors for osteoarthritis exist - extrinsic factors such as such as...

Joint Cartilage & Osteoarthritis

Papers about joint cartilage problems in the knee, delivered at a very basic level.

An 'interpretation' of a 2009 paper looking at the factors that increase the likelihood of developing osteoarthritis after cruciate ligament injury.

The concept of arthritis compartments

An overview to help the reader understand issues of arthritis.